And off I went. I gathered my paints, my used Paint Nite canvas, my beloved Modge Podge, my scissors, my brushes, thick paper...etc. Bottom line: I used a lot of stuff to make this piece. And it took a few days. And I let myself go off the deep end seeking perfection. Which is, honestly, probably just as crazy as spending $79 on a painting for a child. So be prepared, brave DIY-er. This one is a doozy, although I tried to consolidate and simplify the steps as much as possible - just because I got crazy doesn't mean you should!
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